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Knockpatrick Gardens

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Knockpatrick, Foynes County Limerick, Ireland
+353 69 65256
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Stunning place to visit

This is a hidden gem of a place. Starting with the winding driveway giving a hint of things to... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Dayslane
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Meopham, United Kingdom
A plantsperson's paradise in a rural idyll

Keen gardeners will know they are somewhere special immediately they turn up the narrow plant-laced... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
James W
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Knockpatrick, Foynes County Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a hidden gem of a place. Starting with the winding driveway giving a hint of things to come. Walk a little way into a wonderful area away from the house that has numerous plants and trees to see. Continue with the tour around...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Keen gardeners will know they are somewhere special immediately they turn up the narrow plant-laced drive as hardy scheffleras, bananas, tree ferns and other choice plants come into view. The farmhouse, perched on top of a hill, overlooks the garden which was started almost 100...More

2  Thank James W
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A lovely gentle couple nourish and nurture this special place, which was started by the gentlemans father in the 1920's. Their obvious joy and reverence for the garden is infectious, as they share their sense of fulfillment and satisfaction at tending such a beautiful space....More

1  Thank Joe O
Reviewed 10 June 2017

we travelled here as part of a small group. what a fantastic couple own this wonderful garden. It was a beautiful day out and their friendly welcome and help to us was just fantastic. we were just amazed at the beautiful array of colour even...More

1  Thank italy085
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The elderly lady who attended us was the wife of the son of the original owner and planter of much of the garden as we understood it. They are lovely and there are a number of pathways thru out with a man made stream too....More

Thank 02corvette
Reviewed 28 August 2016

As keen gardeners we made a special trip to see this garden - there was no-one there we got as far as the lawn and decided this was not worth €6 and left. I have many friends with bigger more beautiful gardens than this and...More

Thank Betty N
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Gardens with nice view and friendly hosts. This wouldn't be our typical attraction to visit but it was nearby so we gave it a look. We spent an enjoyable 40 minutes hear strolling around these residential gardens. Great selection of rare plants and flowers...More

2  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Had the most memorable day at Knockpatrick gardens with Tim and Helen O'Brien. We stopped by the gardens on our first full day in Ireland after my sister read a great review on the DiscoverIreland website. We spent about two hours touring the magnificent and...More

4  Thank rombergergi
Reviewed 23 October 2015

23/10/15 We were probably the last visitors of the season to Knockpatrick Gardens. We had a wonderful welcome from the owners Tim and Helen and enjoyed a lovely cup of coffee before we wandered around the gardens. It looked lovely all the beautiful plants and...More

2  Thank Suebuts
Reviewed 12 October 2015

I got a very warm welcome from the proprietors - Tim & Helen O'Brien who gave me a wonderful educational tour of their beautiful gardens. Such an array of flowers, plants, shrubs and trees. The Magnolias, azaleas and rhododendrons were just amazing. Can't wait to...More

1  Thank Denise N
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